August 2021 news
Lightning vs Southern Vipers
Lightning take on Southern Vipers in the final game of the Charlotte Edwards Cup.
Actiph Water becomes Loughborough Sport’s official water partner
Loughborough Sport is pleased to announce that Europe’s leading alkaline ionised water provider, Actiph Water, has become its new official water partner.
Lightning vs Central Sparks
Lightning came into the game having carried over the positives from the previous performance against South-East Stars just 48 hours before.
Lightning vs South East Stars
South-East Stars batters too strong for Lightning
Strong late season performances from Loughborough at Manchester International
As the Loughborough International is the traditional season opener in May, the Manchester International in mid-August has started to cement itself as the summer season closer.
Turkish Tennis Federation partners with Loughborough University in extending international scale-out of tennis parent programme
The Turkish Tennis Federation (TTF) has joined forces with Loughborough University, The International Tennis Federation (ITF - the world governing body for tennis), and the LTA (the national governing body for tennis in Great Britain) to deliver a national programme of parent education and support for parents of young tennis hopefuls in their nation.
Lightning’s Sara Francis-Bayman joins Scottish Thistles as Assistant Coach
Loughborough Lightning netball Head Coach Sara Francis-Bayman will join Scottish Thistles’ coaching team as it steps up its preparation for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
John Steele - Loughborough Sport’s Olympic Games
A Games like no other. The Olympic Games has weathered many challenges over its long history, but none quite like Tokyo 2020.